Why Vegan Yarn?
Out to lunch with some fellow knitting friends recently, the conversation turned to veganism and how it appears to be rapidly on the rise. One of our group, another small woolly business owner, mentioned that she was planning to expand her product range to include vegan friendly products. I must […]
We Have A Winner!
Congratulations to Marie Ryal, winner of our 2017 Yan Tan Tethera Yarn Club Competition! Marie won for her Gothic Lace Cowl by Tin Can Knits, which was knitted in ‘Red Cloud’, the February 2017 Yan Tan Tethera Club yarn dyed by Katie Pearce of Sylvan Tiger Yarn. Marie will receive […]
Pantone Colour of the Year
The colour experts at the Pantone Colour Institute have announced that their Colour of the Year for 2018 is ultra violet. Their Colour of the Year is described as “one moment in time that provides strategic direction for the world of trend and design”. It represents a culmination of the […]
New Year, New Brands
Some of you will be aware of the sad news that Designer Yarns, distributor of Louisa Harding Yarns, Debbie Bliss, Brittany needles and crochet hooks and others went into administration shortly before Christmas with the loss of 12 jobs. Unfortunately, this will affect the future supply of these brands to […]
Yan Tan Tethera Yarn Club: A Year In Review
It has been an exciting, challenging but most importantly, rewarding journey since founding the Yan Tan Tethera Yarn Club back in 2014. We have had the privilege of working alongside some of the most notable and talented indie dyers that Yorkshire has to offer and the results have been […]
Poppy Knitters – We Need You!
On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month we will remember them. This year we mark the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day and Baa Baa Brighouse has teamed up with the Brighouse Incredible Yarnbombers to decorate the town with knitted and crocheted poppies. Brighouse Business Initiative […]
Birthstone Yarn Boxes
New for 2018, Baa Baa Brighouse is introducing monthly birthstone themed yarn boxes featuring limited edition Baa Baa Brew colourways inspired by birthstones. Each contains 200g of Baa Baa Brew hand dyed DK British Bluefaced Leicester yarn inspired by that month’s theme. Boxes will also contain a host of […]
CHRISTMAS UK DELIVERY Our final postage dates for pre-Christmas UK delivery follow Royal Mail guidelines: Wednesday 20th December – Royal Mail 2nd Class Thursday 21st December – Royal Mail 1st Class And don’t forget, it’s FREE UK delivery on all orders over £50.
Join Our Facebook Group
We have recently set up a Baa Baa Brighouse Facebook Group in conjunction with our Facebook page, so now you can connect with other Baa Baa Brighouse fans online and share projects using our yarns. The group is a place to discuss our patterns, find out which yarn shows we’re […]
World Mental Health Day – How Knitting Can Help
By Elaine Jinks-Turner Tuesday October 10th was World Mental Health Day. I’ve been trying all week to find the words for this blog post and in the end borrowed bits and pieces from a couple of earlier ones I wrote. If you follow Baa Baa Brighouse on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, […]